Nellie Slaats MSc

Nellie Slaats MSc

  • Senior scientific researcher
  • Manager
  • Project manager

Nellie Slaats is a team leader of the Water Infrastructure team and project manager of the projects this team carries out. The Water Infrastructure team consists of fifteen people and these people work on a wide range of topics within drinking water distribution, such as the development of tools for the conservancy and maintenance of the pipeline network, the water quality in the pipeline network, the optimisation of designs for new pipeline networks, modelling consumption patterns and installing sensors. Nellie studied chemistry at Utrecht University and specialises in the interaction of drinking water with pipeline materials. In this specialisation, she worked on various national and international projects in this field, such as the development of methods to test materials in contact with drinking water, charting the effects of pipeline materials on drinking water and measuring the condition of pipeline materials.